eBooks on
Bhagavadgita, Vedanta, Hinduism



Spiritual Import of Religious Festivals

Spiritual Import of Religious Festivals

A compilation of different lectures delivered on various occasions throughout the twelve months of the year highlighting the significance and importance of the concerned occasions every month. This book is a highly religious compendium and deeply philosophical.

Daily Invocations

Daily Invocations

A powerful Vedic Invocation drawing into oneself the power of creation as the embodiment of God Almighty. Contains an incisive introduction followed by the significance of each Sukta, the Sanskrit verses, transliteration and English translation.

A Short History of Religious and Philosophic Thought in India

A Short History of Religious and Philosophic Thought in India

A rapid yet comprehensive survey ranging from the Vedas and the Upanishads to the Smritis, and including the Itihasas and Puranas, the Bhagavadgita, Yoga Vasishtha, etc. Good thumbnail sketches of subjects to which whole libraries and cultures are devoted.

The Heritage of Indian Culture

The Heritage of Indian Culture

Swamiji speaks about the foundation and essence of India's cultural heritage.

Moksha Gita

Moksha Gita

A commentary by Swami Krishnananda on Swami Sivananda's spiritual poem called Moksha Gita or the Song of Liberation, with a glossary of Sanskrit terms.
French translation

The Philosophy of the Bhagavadgita

The Philosophy of the Bhagavadgita

A saga of the struggle of the individual through the various processes of life, efflorescing into union with God.
French translation

The Teachings of the Bhagavadgita

The Teachings of the Bhagavadgita

A condensed version of 'The Philosophy of the Bhagavadgita', explained in Swamiji's unique fashion.

Commentary on the Bhagavadgita

Commentary on the Bhagavadgita

A detailed verse-by-verse commentary on the Bhagavadgita.

A Study of the Bhagavadgita

A Study of the Bhagavadgita

Another series of discourses on the Bhagavadgita that Swamiji gave to the students in the Ashram's Academy.

The Tree of Life

The Tree of Life

This is a series of 3 discourses that Swamiji gave in 1979 on the commencing verses of the Fifteenth Chapter of the Bhagavadgita.

The Spiritual Import of the Mahabharata and the Bhagavadgita

The Spiritual Import of the Mahabharata and the Bhagavadgita

The reader is taken through the Mahabharata and through each of the chapters of the Bhagavadgita, elucidating the main points in each chapter and giving insight and guidance for all. The highest truths given in the Bhagavadgita are made relevant to every spiritual seeker.

A Summary of the Srimad Bhagavata

The Glory of God - A Summary of the Srimad Bhagavata Mahapurana

Swamiji highlights the main themes in the Srimad Bhagavata, and goes into their meaning for the spiritual practitioner and seeker of Truth.

The Philosophy of the Panchadasi

The Philosophy of the Panchadasi

A unique presentation on this unparalleled compendium, expounding the fundamental principles of Vedanta propounding the non-dual existence of Brahman, the supreme Absolute. Arranged into three sections of five chapters each, here is the entire Vedanta in a nutshell.
French translation

The Realisation of the Absolute

The Realisation of the Absolute

A treatise on the Vedanta philosophy and its methodology. Written by Swamiji at the age of 26 years and still considered by many as one of the best and most concentrated of his books.

Commentary on the Panchadasi

Commentary on the Panchadasi

A verse-by-verse commentary on the first six chapters of the Panchadasi. This book is being serialised.

Glossary of Sanskrit Terms

Glossary of Sanskrit Terms

A glossary of most of the Sanskrit terms used on this website.